Event Detail2018-08-04T15:43:11+00:00
Seminar Title

Law Enforcement Liability, Loss Control and Risk Management Conference

Dates of Events

10/21/2019 through 10/23/2019

Last Updated: 10/08/2019
Instructor(s): Multiple Instructors
Location: Golden Nugget - 129 East Fremont Street, Las Vegas , NV 89101
Hotel: Golden Nugget - 129 East Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Course Registration Fee: $395
Instructor Bio
Course Objectives
Course Overview:
Seminar Agenda
Law Enforcement Liability, Loss Control
and Risk Management Conference
“Why Are We Getting Sued”
October 21, 22 & 23, 2019
Monday, October 21, 2019
8:00 a.m.—8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m.—12:00 p.m. Jack Ryan, Attorney

Law Enforcement Litigation and Legal Trends:
What’s New, What Changed, What’s The Law
Enforcement Impact

Jack Ryan is an attorney in Rhode Island, receiving his Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude, from Suffolk University Law School. Jack has 20 years police experience as a Captain. Jack is a former adjunct faculty member at Salve Regina University and lectures frequently through-out the United States. He is the Co-Director of the Legal and Liability Risk Management Institute and has conducted agency audits for that entity, several involving issues of administrative investigations. Jack regularly conducts training seminars for LLRMI in a variety of subjects including Use of Force, Internal Affairs and Legal Issues. Jack has written two books for use by Rhode Island Law Enforcement Officers, Rhode Island Law Enforcement Officers Guide to Criminal Procedure and Rhode Island Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill of Rights, a Practical Guide to the Law of Investigations and Hearings. Jack has written extensively on the legal issues surrounding the Internal Affairs process. Jack Ryan also writes a field guide for law enforcement officers nationally titled: Case Law for Critical Tasks in Law Enforcement, A Legal Guide for Officers and Supervisors, which is updated annually at the end of each United States Supreme Court Term. Jack also authors and edits the Legal and Liability Risk Management Institute’s bi-monthly publications providing legal and liability updates to law enforcement agencies throughout the United States.

12:00 p.m.—1:00 p.m. Lunch (On Your Own)

1
:00 p.m.—3:00 p.m. Brian Devlin and Kim Gaston
• Badge of Health
• Reducing Liability and Enhancing Officer Health
• Influencing Liability

Brian Devlin, Vice President of IMPG Risk Management Services. After graduating with degrees in Physiology and Physiotherapy, Brian worked in physical therapy and special-ized in industrial medicine and workers’ compensation rehab. For five years, he provided therapy and rehab service for global large equipment manufacturer and eventually a large Chicago area hospital’s industrial medicine program. Brian designed safety and health programs for Police and Fire operations for injury prevention. Currently, Brian is Vice President of Risk Management Services and designs and coordinates the risk manage-ment activities for a large Illinois pubic entity pool with roughly 300 members of local government (municipality and county). These services include controls and material resource for injury prevention, insurance management and entity/agency liability.

3:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m. Michael Fann and George Dalton
• Toxic Internal Liabilities

Michael Fann has more than 30 years’ experience in providing Risk Management Consult-ing and Training for Local Governments, School Systems, Universities, State Governments and Associations. He is an award-winning author and speaker, working with clients and audiences across the united states. He serves full time as a Risk Control Resource for more than 500 entities participating in Tennessee’s Risk Management Pool.
George Dalton is a member of the Loss Control Staff since September, 1988. Dalton has served as a Risk Management Resource for the Municipalities, Schools, Utilities, Housing Authorities, Human Resource Agencies and other Governmental Entities throughout Tennessee. Dalton provides Risk Identification Surveys for Safety & Liability Exposures and frequently conducts Safety and Liability Loss Control training classes for Pool





Tuesday, October 22, 2019

8:00 a.m.—11:30 a.m. John Wilkerson

Defending Law Enforcement Litigation
• What’s Different Today
• When to Hold’em and When to “Write the Check”
• Taking It To The Supreme Court

John Wilkerson is an attorney for the Arkansas Municipal League. John has defended well over 100 Officer-Involved Shooting, Civil Rights, Employment Discrimination, Illegal Taxation and Land Use Cases. Proven myself in each of them as a Fearless Litigator who can make tough choices in High-Stress, High-Profile and Extremely Difficult Cases. Extensive experience in both trial and appellate work. Tried nearly a dozen Federal Bench and Jury Trials and has argued at the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals a dozen times. An effective, creative and negotiator on behalf of my clients in scores of settlement conferences and mediations.
Tirelessly striving to make local government better by training police on Constitutional issues, proper public relations and protecting the public’s trust. Regularly training city official on all manner of Municipal Law. Litigation Chair and consistent presenter for the International Municipal Lawyer’s Association.

11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m. Lunch (On Your Own)

12:30 p.m.— 4:00 p.m. Lou Reiter

• “Window to Law Enforcement Liability and Litigation”
• “Predicting Agency and Officer Involved in Litigation”

Lou Reiter is been a National Trainer and Co-Director of the Legal and Liability Risk Management Institute. He has presented training on Internal Affairs issues for the past 25 years. Lou regularly conducts police agency audits and has been the consultant on investigations involving 8 cities and the Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice. He has been a police practices expert in over 1000 civil cases appearing both plaintiffs and defendants. He authored the “Third Edition of Law Enforcement Administrative Investigations in 2006.” Lou retired from the L.A.P.D. as a Deputy Chief of Police after 20 years of service.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

8:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. Stephen Campbell
• Real Nuts and Bolts of Police Litigation
• “Are They Really Doing What They Say They’re Doing”
• Why Are We Getting Sued?
• What Are The Risk?

Stephen Campbell began his Law Enforcement career with the Providence, Rhode Island Police Department in 1982 and retired at the rank of Major. Steve is a graduate of the Senior Management Institute for Policing at PERF. He attended the Williams Homicide School, New York State Police. Steve holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Roger Williams University and a Master of Science Degree from Salve Regina University.